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Title of the Film OPENED BY MISTAKE
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English Titles  
Year of Release 1940
Country of Origin US
Language(s) English
Run Time (in minutes) 67
Length (in meters) 1833
Colour b/w
Genre Comedy, mystery
Based on/Source Story by Kenneth Earl, Hal Hudson
Production Companies Paramount Pictures
Producer(s) Stuart Walker
Director George Archainbaud
Cast Charles Ruggles, Janice Logan, Robert Paige, William Frawley
Literature Monthly Film Bulletin, May 1940
Special notes Director of photography: Theodor Sparkuhl

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